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stephencrose Stephen C. Rose Jun 22, 06:17 PM"We lack anything close to an ideal distribution of communities and population "http://t.co/9aMBxcre
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stephencrosestephencrose Stephen C. Rose Jun 22, 06:07 PM@ClarksonChuck I'd say that qualifies me to bring them down. It's a rather big beanstalk though.
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stephencrosestephencrose Stephen C. Rose Jun 22, 06:04 PM@rockportbasset Joe Williams suspended - Politico is channeling Breitbart
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stephencrosestephencrose Stephen C. Rose Jun 22, 05:49 PMMSNBC should boycott Politico.
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stephencrosestephencrose Stephen C. Rose Jun 22, 05:47 PMGoogle+ listings get more Google search play for me than plain Blogger listings. Interesting.
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stephencrosestephencrose Stephen C. Rose Jun 22, 05:45 PM@ClarksonChuck Any billionaire who did what I have in mind would be the next trillionaire. Only way to sustainability believe me.
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stephencrosestephencrose Stephen C. Rose Jun 22, 05:34 PM@greenleeves My approach is build from scratch on land that no one wants. Makes no difference where, just no zoning. Bottom up.
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stephencrosestephencrose Stephen C. Rose Jun 22, 05:33 PM@kasinca Most billionaires would embrace regulations compared to what I have in mind. Supplanting the Koch economy.
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stephencrosestephencrose Stephen C. Rose Jun 22, 05:28 PMRegulations do not permit the flexibility needed to build inventively and effectively create the new world we want and need.
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stephencrosestephencrose Stephen C. Rose Jun 22, 05:27 PMEnvironmental regulation will NOT create a green world. Only pilot projects and investment in building from scratch has a chance.
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stephencrosestephencrose Stephen C. Rose Jun 22, 05:17 PMI think both sides of the GOP-Dem environmental conflict are impossible. The best way to demonstrate anything is by making it from scratch.
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stephencrosestephencrose Stephen C. Rose Jun 22, 04:17 PM@Truthbuster @politicususa Every GOP office holder who plotted against Obama the night of 1/20/09 violated the Constitution then and after.
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stephencrosestephencrose Stephen C. Rose Jun 22, 04:08 PM@srjones66 @goodporkbadpork Let's hope Issa's crooked operation will end after the elections. Vote Democratic!
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stephencrosestephencrose Stephen C. Rose Jun 22, 04:03 PMNate Silver gives Obama a 62.7 chance of winning. NYT http://t.co/VgZwaxiK
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stephencrosestephencrose Stephen C. Rose Jun 22, 03:56 PMNYT Dueling Economic Messages From Romney and Republican Governorshttp://t.co/yLwam0ym
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stephencrosestephencrose Stephen C. Rose Jun 22, 03:55 PMNYT "In Florida, Obama Assails Republicans Over Immigration Policy"http://t.co/XLY15cal



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"Sto Perigiali" One of the Surpassingly Best Tunes Theodorakis Has Written

A Setting for a Poem "Denial" Beloved by the Greek People by the Nobel Prize Winning Poet Giorgos Seferis

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dhk0ckaCxDI
The remarkable video at the link above is of a performance of "Sto perigiali" Mario Frangoulis and Mikis Theodorakis in 2001.

Frangoulis and Theodorakis are joined by musicians, including two bouzouki players, and a very large audience that is completely familiar with the words. The audience joins in at Frangoulis' prompt.

This is my very favorite Theodorakis melody. Those who know Theodorakis only for his "Zorba" music are in for a treat. When I was in Athens in 1966, for a short period of study with Constantinos Doxiadis, I knew nothing of Theodorakis. But about five years later, my friend Irene Vassos sang "Sto perigiali" to us. I have never gotten the tune out of my mind.

Later, when Irene joined our group to form a travelling company performing "New Rain", I learned to pick out a …

Stephen C. Rose Bio

Stephen C. Rose (1936-) was born in New York City and raised there. He currently lives there. He was educated at Trinity, Exeter, Williams and Union Theological Seminary. He served in the Student Interracial Ministry in Nashville. He founded and edited the prize-winning Renewal Magazine in Chicago and studied with C. A. Doxiadis in Athens. His first books "The Grass Roots Church" and "Who's Killing The Church" established him as a prominent critic of American Protestantism and American religion. He was and remains a civil rights activist. He has interviewed and done in depth pieces on Saul Alinsky and Martin Luther King, Jr. He won awards for editorial courage and for two documentary films. He has written and published many songs and musical works including "We Are All Americans". During the late 90s and early 2000s he worked for UN agencies, most recently editing CHOICES Magazine at UNDP. Since 2000 he has written several books for distribution via K…